|Media Edge 392|
Episode #392 of “Media Edge” (initial airing on cable TV: November 10-16) includes: "The United States of ALEC" (41minutes) Bill Moyers' report on the most influential corporate-funded political force most of America has never heard of -- ALEC, the American Legislative Exchange Council. A national consortium of state politicians and powerful corporations, ALEC presents itself as a “nonpartisan public-private partnership”...
Keywords: Media Edge; The United States of ALEC; Bill Moyers; ALEC; American Legislative Exchange Council
|ALEC 101 with Lauren Regan|
Lauren Regan, executive director of the Civil Liberties Defense Center discusses ALEC (the American Legislative Exchange Council) and its influence on social and environmental movements across America.
Keywords: alec; american legislative exchange council; portland; shut down the corporations; oregon; civil liberties defense center; lauren regan; f29; occupy
|After Sandy Hook - Gun Violence in America - Sounds of Dissent|
The mass shooting at Sandy Hook elementary school on December 14th is the most recent of a string of mass killings this fall, and the second deadliest school shooting in recent U.S. history. Since 1982, there have been at least 60 mass killings across the United States. Meanwhile the gun lobby has been pushing gun-friendly laws in state legislatures throughout the country. On December 13th Michigan state legislators voted to allow concealed weapons in schools, daycare centers, stadiums and churc...
Keywords: Sandy Hook; Newtown; Connecticut; mass shooting; school shooting; gun lobby; American Legislative Exchange Council; ALEC; concealed weapons; gun violence; gun policy; assault weapons ban; Andy Pelosi; gunfreekids.org
|Prison Radio Show - January 10 2013|
We have a report back on the Noise Demo that took place on New Year’s Eve which took place outside of Tanguay and Bordeaux provincial prisons. (For those outside of Montreal: Tanguay is the women’s provincial prison and Bordeaux, located just behind it, is one of the men’s provincial prisons, both located on the Island of Montreal). This audio is in French and English. Reform vs. Abolition. Last September 14, at the Riverside Church in NYC, 3000 people attended to hear people speak on the ...
Keywords: CCA; AFSC; ALEC; Noise Demo; prison; prisoners; prison abolition; political prisoners; Corrections Corporation of America; American Legislative Exchange Council; Tanguay; Bordeaux; Arizona; drug raids
|ALEC OFFERS LEGISLATION TO FIGHT DOMESTIC TERROR BY ANIMAL AND ECO-EXTREMIST GROUPS - American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC)|
This is a copy of the press release issued by the right-wing American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) announcing its creation of "a new model bill" to redefine vandalism and other tactics used by environmental activists as forms of terrorism. ALEC called this legislation "The Animal and Ecological Terrorism Act (AETA)." The press release explains that the Act "creates penalties for persons encouraging, financing, assisting or engaged in acts of animal and ecological terrorism." The release d...
Keywords: Terrorism; Eco-Terror; American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC); Animal and Ecological Terrorism Act (AETA); Animal Rights; Bob Adams; John Pippy; Sandy Liddy Bourne; Matthew McNabb; Homeland Security Working Group
|Get smart about ALEC #F29|
On February 29th, Occupy Portland calls for a national day of non-violent direct action to reclaim our voices and challenge our society’s obsession with profit and greed by shutting down the corporations. We are rejecting a society that does not allow us control of our future. We will reclaim our ability to shape our world in a democratic, cooperative, just and sustainable direction. We call on people to target corporations that are part of the American Legislative Exchange Council which is a ...
Keywords: alec; american legislative exchange council; portland; shut down the corporations; oregon; f29; occupy; corporation; capitalism; direct action; democracy; people power; justice; corporate cronyism; occupy wall street; ows; oakland; valentines day; 99%; non-violence; civil di
|Enhanced ReCast - WAWWH 13 - We Are What We Hated series - mediamode, vyzygoth, Larry The Contractor Guy|
In this episode Vyz and Larry discuss the climate in which Hitler came to power, the climate in the U.S. today, Nazis in the U.S. today and the Tea Party. Originally posted November 25, 2011. This 30-part series explores Nazism; its origins, its workings then and now and its ramifications. Originally posted by Vyzygoth on his thinkorbeeaten.com site, he and Larry the Contractor Guy lay out Nazism in all its forms...
Keywords: vyzygoth; itunes; ipod; ipad; iphone; aac; m4a; vlc; mp3; jim garrison; leonard peikoff; ominous parallels; tea party; sarah palin; edl; english defence league; english defense league; muslim brotherhood; joseph goebels; edward bernays; i g farben; ig farben; ernst henrici; alex jones; gregor strasser; dean walker; ground report; koch brothers; charles koch; david koch; william koch; fred koch; karl koch; ilse koch; ilsa koch; bukenvald; buchenwald; william f buckley; cato institute; heritage foundation; center for american progress; william cronon; alec; american legislative exchange council; john birch society; georgia pacific; science of success; ross perot; ralph nader; john anderson; oligarchy; martin lee; beast reawakens; christian identity; oklahoma city bombing; elohim city; andreas strassmeir; guenter strassmeir; aryan republican army; timothy mcveigh; dennis mahon; carol howe; martin bormann; kirk lyons; mussolini; lateran treaty; niccolo machiavelli; stieg larsson; dragon tattoo; sh